Infection-Prevention Tips for Area Essential Businesses and Their Customers

For Essential Businesses, we want to ensure that business owners in our community as well as their employees and customers stay safe and healthy. As such, the clinical leaders at Lakeland Regional Health have long been experts in Infectious Disease Prevention and want to provide you with suggestions to create and maintain a safe work […]

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Child Safety Tips While Social Distancing

By JENNIFER CIPRIANO With many schools and childcare facilities closed in an effort to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, parents and caregivers are keeping children home to minimize exposure and practice social distancing. While we often consider our homes a safe place, being vigilant about protecting children in our homes should be a […]

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Furniture Tip-Overs Can Injure – and Sometimes Kill – Children

By JENNIFER CIPRIANO As parents and caregivers, we strive to keep our children safe in our homes. We go to great lengths installing home safety measures such as gates for stairwells, cabinet locks, door alarms, outlet covers and more to ensure our child’s safety. But what about anchoring TVs and furniture to prevent tip-over accidents? […]

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Two-Day Menu for Heart-Healthy Eating

  By DANA SPARKS Mayo Clinic News Network Do you want to adopt a heart-healthy diet, but aren’t sure where to start? Heart-healthy eating doesn’t have to be difficult. Use these menus provided by Mayo Clinic Staff to get started. One way to begin is to create a daily meal plan that emphasizes vegetables, fruits and whole […]

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Snacking Strategy for Weight Loss

Let’s face it: You get hungry between meals sometimes. When the snack urge hits, try these simple tips to reach your weight-loss goals.   As a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Lakeland Regional Health gains access to Mayo Clinic’s world-renowned expertise and knowledge. To find out what’s in it for you, click here. […]

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